NYC Street Fairs – Festivals 2015 – NYC – New York City

Mostly Free / Cheap Events — Street Festivals For the New York City Area and other Boroughs

General Info

Many of the listed Street Festivals run usually from 11:00 am/12:00 pm to 6:00 pm / 7:00 pm These fairs are subject to cancellation. If You’re a Vendor and want to learn about participating? Click on the next Tab for Links
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  • Marketplace at St. Anthony’s
    West Houston St Betw. Thompson St and Macdougal Streets
    Beginning March 6
    Every Friday, Saturday & Sunday thereafter
  • Bowling Green Fair
    ​Friday, March 20
    Outdoors At Bowling Green Subway
    Broadway At Whitehall Street
  • Foley Square Fair
    ​Friday, March 27
    Outdoors At Thomas Payne Park

In the Meantime:

For those of you vendors out there who might be interested,

  • Union Square/Broadway Festival
    Sunday, April 5
    on Broadway from 17th Street to 23rd Street
  • Waverly Place Festival
    Saturday, April 11
    on Washington Square North from University to Macdougal Street
  • Forest Hills Festival
    Sunday, April 12
    on Queens Blvd. from 70th Road to Yellowstone Blvd.
  • 25th Annual Upper Broadway Spring Festival
    Saturday, April 18
    110-116 Streets, East Side of Broadway
  • Broadway Festival
    Saturday, April 18
    on Broadway from 14th to 8th Streets
  • Myrtle Avenue Festival
    Sunday, April 19
    on Myrtle Avenue from Forest to Wyckoff Avenue
  • 6th Avenue Chelsea Festival
    Saturday, April 25
    on 6th Avenue from 23rd to 32nd Street
  • Greenpoint Ave “Sunnyside” Festival
    Saturday, April 25
    on Greenpoint Avenue from 42nd to 48th Street
  • Steinway Street Festival
    Sunday, April 26
    on Steinway from 34th to 28th Avenue
  • 24th Annual West Side Spring Festival
    Sunday, April 26
    96-106th Streets, East Side of Broadway
  • Lexington Avenue Festival
    Saturday, May 2
    on Lexington Avenue from 60th to 66th Street
  • Court Street “Brooklyn” Festival
    Sunday, May 3
    on Court Street from Union to 9th Street
  • 27th Annual Broadway Spring Festival
    Sunday, May 3
    86-93 Streets, East Side of Broadway
  • 2nd Avenue Festival
    Saturday, May 9
    on 2nd Avenue from 14th to 4th Streets
  • 63rd Drive Festival
    Saturday, May 9
    on 63rd Dr. from Austin St. to Queens Blvd
  • Columbus Avenue Fair
    Sunday, May 10
    on Columbus Avenue from 72nd to 66th Street
  • Broadway “Astoria” SpringFest
    Sunday, May 10
    on Broadway (Queens) from Steinway Street to 47th Street
  • Graham Avenue Fiesta
    Saturday, May 16
    on Graham Ave. from Boerum St. to Broadway
  • Fabulous 5th Avenue Festival
    Sunday, May 17
    on Fifth Avenue from St. John to 12th Street
  • Woodside Festival (QUEENS)
    Saturday, May 23
    on Woodside Ave. from 63rd St. to Roosevelt Ave.
  • 6th Avenue Festival
    Monday, May 25
    on 6th Avenue from 23rd to 14th Streets
  • Broadway Astoria Festival
    Monday, May 25
    on Broadway from Steinway to Crescent
  • 3rd Avenue Community Benefit Festival
    Saturday, May 30
    on 3rd Avenue from 86th to 66th Street
  • St. Nicholas Avenue Festival
    Saturday, May 30
    on St. Nicholas Avenue from 181st to 188th Street
  • Grand Avenue Festival
    Sunday, May 31
    on Grand Avenue from 65th to 72nd Street
  • Bleecker Street Festival
    Sunday, May 31
    on Bleecker Street from Christopher to 8th Avenue
  • 22nd Annual Spring Crafts Festival
    Sunday, May 31
    65-72 Streets, West Side of Broadway
































Hold Tight until Spring and Summer come along for the following listings below to be updated with what Brooklyn Flea has to share with us all!

Most if not All of the following are



Fort Greene Flea

Goods & Food • 150 Vendors
176 Lafayette Ave. (btw. Clermont + Vanderbilt Ave.)


Smorgasburg (Williamsburg)

East River State Park
90 Kent Ave at N. 7 St.
All Food • 100 Vendors
The Flea’s Giant All-Food Market


Smorgasburg at
Brooklyn Br Park

Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 5
Right on the Waterfront

All Food • 75 Vendors


Park Slope P.S. 321

PS 321, 180 Seventh Avenue
(btw. 1 + 2 St.), Park Slope
Goods + Food • 30 Vendors


Central Park SummerStage

ONLY During Special Events
taking place there
4 Food Vendors & 3 Bars
Food + Beverages Only
Rumsey Playfield, 72 St. + 5th Ave.


Williamsburg Flea

Goods & Food • 150 Vendors
50 Kent Ave. (btw. N. 11 + 12 St.)



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Macy’s Flower Show

March 22 – April 4

151 West 34th Street


In Lower Manhattan

May 28–30, 2015

(Schedule to be announced in early 2015)

The Manhattan Vintage Book & Ephemera Fair and Fine Press Book Fair

Saturday, April 11, 2015
8;00 am – 4:00 pm

At the Church of St. Vincent Ferrer
869 Lexington Avenue at 66th Street

Tartan - Scot

17th Annual Tartan Day Parade

Saturday, April 11

Beginning at 2.00 pm

Route: From W45th Street up along 6th Avenue to 55th Street.

New York Antiquarian Book Fair

April 10th through the 12th
Preview: Thursday, April 9th from  5:00 – 9:00 pm

At the Park Avenue Armory

Manhattan Vintage Show

Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show & Sale

April 10 & 11, 2015

Friday, Apr 10th – 1:00 PM to 8:00 PM Saturday,

Apr 11th – 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM

At the Metropolitan Pavilion

Society of Illustrators

MoCCA Arts Festival

April 11th – 12th, 2015

11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Exhibitor Hall located at Center 548 and Programming at The High Line Hotel.
548 W 22nd St

Taste of Lower East Side

Wed, April 15, 2015

6:00 – 10:00 pm

At the Metropolitan Pavilion


Grand Central Holiday Fair Casting Call

April 16-17, 2015

From 10 am to 4 pm in Vanderbilt Hall, Grand Central Terminal is hosting an open call to artists for the 2015 Holiday Fair. Artisans are invited to show samples of their products and receive feedback from Holiday Fair merchandising consultants.

Tribeca Film Festival Drive In

2015 Tribeca Drive-In®

Drive-In Events to Feature


April 16-18, 2015

Aipad Photography Show

The AIPAD Photography Show New York

APRIL 16-19, 2015



MobileWeek Conference & Festival 2015

Friday, April 17, 2015 – Thursday, April 23, 2015

Metropolitan West
639 West 46th Street

Rainbow Book Fair

7th Annual New York Rainbow Book Fair

Saturday, April 18, 2015
Noon – 6:00 pm

Holiday Inn Midtown

New York Travel Festival

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Sunday, April 19, 2015
Hostelling International – NYC

Wyckoff House Museum

At the Wyckoff House Museum

Landmarks Day

Sunday, April 19th

Earth Day NY 2015

April 22, 2015

Stay tuned for updates to come to its related page here on New Yorkled.


TechDay NY

April 23, 2015
10:00 am – 5:30 pm

Pier 92, 55th Street and the West Side Highway

ArtExpo NY

Artexpo NY

Pier 94, 55th Street and the West Side Highway

Friday, April 24th – Sunday, April 26th

Capture New York!

April 24 and 25

Capture 2015 Artisan Wine Tour

The Waterfront


Green Festival Expo

April 24-26, 2015

Jacob Javits Center
655 West 34th Street

tribeca film festival logo


Saturday, April 25

10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Greenwich Street (between Chambers Street and Hubert Street)

Lights, Camera, Family Festival!

2015 Carnival Poster

PS 38 Carnival

Saturday, May 2nd

from 12:00 – 5:00 pm

at PS 38 Playground in Brooklyn
450 Pacific Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217 

Japan Day in Central Park

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Japan Day

American Indian

2015: Thirteenth Annual Drums Along the Hudson

A Native American and Multicultural Festival

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Inwood Hill Park
11:00 am to 6:00 pm – Rain or Shine.  FREE

NYC Tours – Cruises – Shows

There are many tours to choose from. The following is merely a small sample:


911 Memorial Museum Tours | Cruises |
Theater / Shows | Air / Helicopter Tours | Sightseeing Tours |
Walking / Bicycle Tours

‘and a Whole Lot More!!!!!!


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Please Note:

Everything below here on the right side of this page are from 2014 and other previous years yet will be added to the above sections as we near that time of year this year.

Actual NEW items are ABOVE and to the LEFT


Still awaiting updates for the many other special items which can be seen below as they were listed for last year.
Stay tuned!

THE GREAT AMERICAN HAT SHOWFebruary 5, 2015 – March 7, 2015
March 7, 2015
First Annual New York City Drone Film Festival February 21, 2015 Festival featuring works filmed using drones is the first of its kind NEW YORK, NY, Nov. 11, 2014 – The First Annual New York City Drone[…]
March 4–8, 2015Park Avenue Armory
Park Avenue at 67th Street
New York City

The Armory Show

March 5 – 8, 2015

12 pm to 7 pm

Piers 92 & 94 in central Manhattan


March 5-8 2015

508 – 526 W 26th St.
New York, NY 10001

4th Annual NYU Entrepreneurs Festival

NYU Entrepreneurial Institute & NYU School of Engineering

Friday, March 6 – Saturday, March 7, 2015

New York University
40 W 4th St
New York, NY 10012


MARCH 5–8, 2015

An invitational solo project fair for contemporary art.


Pulse New York Contemporary Art Fair

March 5 – 8, 2015

Taking place at the
Metropolitan Pavilion
125 West 18th Street, NYC

Big Apple Con

March 7, 2015

10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Penn Plaza Pavilion

401 Seventh Avenue
7th Ave. between W. 32nd St. and W. 33rd St.

The Village Voice – Choice Eats

8th Avenue Tasting Event

Friday, March 13, 2015

At the Metropolitan Pavilion
125 West 18th Street, NYC

NYC Craft Beer Festival

March 13-14, 2015

Lexington Avenue Armory
68 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10010
Between 25th & 26th Streets


New York City FIRST Competition & Expo

15th Anniversary

March 13-15, 2015
9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Featuring over 200 Robotic Teams Competing

Free and Open to the Public

At the Jacob Javits Center


The Asia Art Festival

March 13 – 17, 2015

Bohemian National Hall
321 E 73rd Street
New York, NY 10021


NY Vegetarian Food Festival

March 14 – 15, 2015

11:00 am – 6:00 pm both days

At the Metropolitan Pavilion
125 West 18th Street


American Diabetes Association EXPO

Saturday, March 14, 2015

7:30 am to 5:00 pm


New York App Festival

Thursday, March 19, 2015 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM


Greenmarket at Grand Army Plaza

in Brooklyn
Every Saturday between January 4 through May 1, 2014
8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
At what other market can you do all your food shopping, sample local wine, and take walk in Prospect Park? Open since 1989, Grand Army Plaza is the flagship Brooklyn market.…

Children’s Carnival 
at the
Queens County Farm Museum
April 14, 15 and 21, 22 from 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday
ADMISSION: $10.00 per person all ages to enter the farm grounds (carnival rides included at no additional charge)

Go Green! Go Greenpoint!
Earth Day Celebration in Brooklyn 
Saturday, April 19

Earth Day Outdoors at Union Square
Sunday, April 21 from 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

In lieu of the traditional outdoor fair which has taken place outside of Grand Central Terminal this year it’ll be taking place at Union Square.
Featuring live performances, exhibis as well as displays by local and national environmental organizations, local businesses, and corporate partners.

Kite Flight: Paper Play
Seventh Annual Kite Making Workshop
Sunday, April 26, 2009
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Rain or shine!

Architectural Digest Home Design Show
March 19 – 22, 2015
Piers 92 & 94
55th Street and 12th Avenue along the West Side


Coffee & Tea Festival NYC
Saturday March 21 – Sunday March 22
Brooklyn Expo Center, 79 Franklin Street, Brooklyn


The Jewelry Show
At Pratt Mansions
March 20, 21 & 22, 2015
1026 Fifth Avenue, New York City
(At 84th Street Across From The Metropolitan Museum)


The Fest for Beatles Fans
“The Original and Longest Running Beatles Celebration Since 1974″
March 20-22, 2015
Hilton Westchester
Rye Brook, New York
Located at 699 Westchester Avenue in Rye Brook, New York.


The Whole Bead Show
March 20-22, 2015
Metropolitan Pavilion


MommaConnect Expo NYC
All Things Kid Related and Mommy Needed!
Saturday, March 21, 2015
Baruch College
55 Lexington Ave


Affordable Art Fair
March 25 – 29, 2015
Metropolitan Pavilion
124 West 18th Street


Wine Riot NYC
March 27-28, 2015
69th Regiment Armory
68 Lexington Avenue


The Craft Distillers Festival
March 28, 2015
The Bowery Hotel
335 Bowery, NYC

“Sample over 60 specially-selected craft spirits while a 1920′s style jazz band keeps the party lively during this one-of-a-kind speakeasy experience.


Greek Independence Day Parade
Sunday, March 29, 2015


Sunday, March 29, 2015


64th Annual
And Festival of the Arts
Sunday, March 29, 2015
A Day-Long Celebration!
Judaica and crafts vendors, Israeli food, activities for children
Community Israeli Dancing for everyone


Earth Day Celebrations
Be sure to visit as well the Earth Day Page
to see some items coming right up.

EarthFair Indoors at Vanderbilt Hall
within Grand Central Terminal
April 20 – 22, from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Live performances, kids’ activities, sustainability talks, and interactive displays by some of our partner organizations. All of the events are free and open to the public.

EarthFair Outside beside
Grand Central Terminal

April 22 – 23
Vanderbilt Avenue between 42nd-45th street
A two-day festival of art, music and the environment on Vanderbilt Avenue & in Vanderbilt Hall.

Earth Day at Times Square
April 22
(time to be announced).  Exhibits and C02 ‘E’ Drive.

Spring Fling at Brooklyn Bridge Park
Saturday, April 23
10:30 am – 1 :00 pm
Pier 1

Traditional Japanese Food and Music
Cherry Blossoms Festival
on Roosevelt Island

Travel to Japan when you attend The Third Annual Cherry Blossoms Festival, featuring multiple Japanese cultural, food and shopping activities, on Roosevelt Island on
Saturday, April 13, from 10:00 am to 9:30 pm

NYC Grows
Sunday, April 25, 2010
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Union Square Park, Manhattan
14th Street to 17th Street and Broadway
Rain or Shine

New York Restoration Project (NYRP) and the NYC Parks Department, along with presenting sponsor Organic Gardening magazine, invite New Yorkers to this annual, FREE outdoor festival that promotes community gardening, tree planting and care, urban farming and sustainable living.

NYC Grows is FREE and open to the public and will feature activities for all ages, including:
•    Gardening and tree-planting workshops
•    Organic cooking demonstrations
•    Greenmarket with locally grown produce
•    Eco-friendly products
•    Hands-on urban farming activities
•    Interactive demonstrations
•    Free giveaways
•    Live musical performances

Spring Crafts on Columbus
Taking place on the following weekends:
April 26/27 , May 3/4 , May 10/11
Show hours: 10 am – 6 pm Rain or Shine


Park Slope & Red Hook
Family Festivals with Puppetry Arts

Saturday, April 26, 2014
Saturday, May 3, 2014

Puppetry Arts and the 5th Avenue Business Improvement District (BID) are teaming up once again to host the 5th Avenue Family Festival along 4th Street at 5th Avenue of Park Slope between Washington Park and MS 51.

The 5th Avenue Family Festival will have activities for youth and families including face painting, puppet making crafts, and prizes. Explore the science of bubbles with the New York Hall of Science, make pizza box puppets with 7-11 of Park Slope, and create your own mask with Regal Cinemas. The event will also welcome the New York Fire Safety Education Mobile and the USMC Activity Patrol Van. Take a swing with Sandy the Seagull of the Brooklyn Cyclones at the baseball batting cage and meet the Good Neighbear of State Farm. Also patrolling the event will be fan favorites Stormtroopers and Jedi Knights from the 501st Empire City Garrison and Echo Base Rebel Legion. Taste the unique cuisine of Baluchi’s Indian Restaurant and Kappa Sake House of 5th Avenue and enjoy live performances by Waiting for Bobby, Coolsax Jazz Trio, and Tucker & Larson Jazz.

There will be raffles and giveaways and the first 200 kids will receive a 5th Ave BID tote bag filled with prizes from Madame Tussauds, Dave & Busters, Cabot Creamery, and Jenkinson’s Aquarium.

Free admission rain or shine, $1 Crafts and Activities, $3 Bounce House. R train to Union St, R F G to 9th St. For information visit or call 718-768-3703.


Wednesday, May 2

From kugel to dumplings, restaurants from the World Financial Center and throughout NYC to offer international array of noodle dishes for $5 and under

Spring Craftstravaganza

A Handmade Craft Market

Brought forth by TwoFairLadies

Saturday, May 3
11:00 am – 5:00 pm


Grand Opening
Saturday, May 4 at 11:00 AM
Albee Square, (Corner of Fulton and Bond Streets), Downtown Brooklyn
Will meet demand of growing residential community twice a week
Thursdays from 10 am – 4 pm
Saturdays 11 am – 5 pm
through November 23

Hippo Playground Spring Fair

May 4, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Hippo Playground
Riverside Drive & West 91st Street

50 cents per ticket; each activity costs a certain # of tickets

Join the Hippo Playground Project for their 31st Annual Spring Fair and help raise essential funds for Hippo Playground maintenance and programs. Activities for children will include a jumping castle, pony rides, petting zoo, a maze, face painting, games, prizes and more!


Children’s Carnival
at the Queens County Farm Museum
April 18, 19 and 25, 26
11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday
Join them for a carnival in the apple orchard! Carnival rides, midway games food, hayrides, petting zoo and a Magic Show (show times: 12,1,2,3 in the pavilion).
ADMISSION: $9.00 per person all ages to enter the farm grounds (carnival rides included at no additional charge)
(height rules apply at all rides)
Visit the official site to learn more.

30th Annual
Sakura Matsuri
Cherry Blossom Festival

at Brooklyn Botanic Garden
April 30 – May 1


Saturday, April 30th
10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Greenwich Street (between Chambers Street and Hubert Street)

The Tribeca Family Festival, presented by Founding Sponsor American Express, will feature the annual Street Fair on Saturday, April 30 from 10 am to 6 pm on Greenwich Street from Chambers Street to Hubert Street, and at venues throughout the Tribeca neighborhood. The fair, a Festival favorite which drew more than 250,000 people last year, is free and open to the public, and promises to be a day of family fun and lively entertainment

Madison Square Parks Eats Your Heart Out
May 3 through May 31
everyday from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
This is a month-long outdoor food haven – fills Worth Square with the diverse tastes of some of the city’s most raved about eateries. There will be food & beverages to enjoy at the Park or take home with you; as well as home & garden items, perfect for Mother’s Day and getting ready for summer.

7th Annual Jane’s Walk

May 3 & 4
Municipal Art Society Hosts 7th Annual “Jane’s Walk” –
Free NYC Walking and Bike Tours in Every Borough
An Annual Tribute to Urban Activist Jane Jacobs


Saturday May 4, 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

This public outdoor StreetFest will occupy more than a square block around the New Museum, activating the Bowery, Stanton, Rivington, and Chrystie Streets as well as Sara D. Roosevelt Park. The winning structures of the IDEAS CITY StreetFest Tenting Design Competition—for a new model of street-festival tents—will premiere. Scores of inventors, small business owners, entrepreneurs, and ecologists will share their products and concepts demonstrating the value of untapped creative capital. Valet your bike, paint with bacteria, construct a solar-powered radio using recycled materials, preserve an endangered language, get life coaching from teens, learn about neighborhood collations and issues, and try a dish by a local food vendor…
… This event previously drew nearly fifty thousand visitors to the neighborhood. Free for all ages, rain or shine!

The 5th Annual Spring Handmade Cavalcade
Springtime Blooms with Handmade Goodness!
Saturday, May 4th, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Over 35 local artists and crafters
from the Etsy NY Street Team
The Space, 50 N. 3rd St. between Kent and Wythe, Williamsburg, Brooklyn

The Reformed Church of Huguenot Park
Spring Fair & Guided History Tour

of their 164 year old church.
Saturday, May 4th from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Featuring a children’s carnival with many fun activities, over 25 vendors with unique wares, lots of great raffles, a NYC Animal Care and Control truck with dogs and cats for immediate adoption, homemade cakes and cookies and a hot lunch menu. The history tour will discuss the lives of the French Huguenots who built our church and are depicted in
beautiful stained glass windows and in writings engraved in the stone walls of our church. The church is two short blocks from the Staten Island Railroad’s Huguenot Station.

50th Annual Calhoun Carnival!
Saturday, May 4 from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
433 West End Avenue at 81st Street
Upper West Side’s best family street fair
Carnival rides and games, prizes, craft activities and the first barbecue of the season are just a handful of the fun events planned for this rain-or-shine event.
Admission is FREE; tickets for rides, games and food cost between $1 and $4
All ages

Red Hook Family Festival
Saturday May 4th, 12:00 – 3:00 pm
Arts and Crafts and Games for the whole family
PS 15 Playground
71 Sullivan Street at Van Brunt Red Hook, Bklyn

Irish Arts Center
New York City Irish Dance Festival
May 4, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Pier 1 at West 70th Street @ the Hudson River
The Irish Arts Center returns with its 13th annual day-long celebration of Irish Dance Festival featuring performances by hundreds of the best Irish dancers with opportunities for the whole family to join in.


Sunday, May 4, 2014
11 am – 4 pm
ADMISSION: $5.00 per person
Free with Farm Membership


Tunes in Times Square Benefit Concert

Singing Songs All Day Long
To Better The Lives Of Children With Special Needs

Sunday, May 4, 2014

Broadway Pedestrian Plaza between 42nd & 43rd Streets



May 2 – 4

Snug Harbor in Bloom, will be held Friday, May 2 through Sunday, May 4. The festival is open on Friday, May 2 from 3:00 PM – 6:00PM for members only of Snug Harbor to get a sneak peak of the orchid and plant sale.


Spring Brings
Outsider Art Fair
to New York
World’s Foremost Annual Show of Outsider Art
May 8 – 11, 2014


Brazil’s Boa Vista June Festival
Brings Dance and Music to Grand Central Terminal
Thursday, May 8 and Friday, May 9, 2014, 12:00 – 7:00 pm


The Downtown Fair
Modern + Contemporary
May 8 – 11, 2014
The Armory, 68 Lexington Avenue at 25th Street


Bronx Week
May 9 thru May 19, 2013


The artists of West Chelsea Artists Open Studios invite the public to step inside their private studios during the spring 2013 art season.

Located in the heart of the West Chelsea Arts district, where visitors will have exclusive access to over 40 private artists’ studios in more than 11 buildings.

Saturday, May 11
Sunday, May 12
from 12:00 – 6:00 pm

Parallax ‘Art’ Fair opening
at the Prince George in New York

Works by over 160 object makers on show at the first US artist-led-non-art fair
May 11-12, 2013
Friday 10 May: Private View, 7.30 – 9.30 pm
Saturday 11 – Sunday 12th May: 11:00 am -5:00 pm
Venue: Prince George, 15 East 27th Street, New York, NY 10016
Entrance – Free

West Chelsea Artists Open Studios
The artists of West Chelsea Artists Open Studios invite the public to step inside their private studios during the spring 2013 art season.
Located in the heart of the West Chelsea Arts district, where visitors will have exclusive access to over 40 private artists’ studios in more than 11 buildings.
Saturday, May 11
Sunday, May 12
from 12:00 – 6:00 pm


At the Alice Austen House
Mother’s Day Arts and Craft Fair
Friday May 9 – Sunday May 11, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm


Brooklyn Flea Record Fair
Saturday, May 10, 2014
11:00 am-6:00 pm
The first record fair of 2014 is set for Saturday, May 10. They’re proud to be part of the Red Bull Music Academy again this spring.
According to the main source there’ll also be guest DJs and special items for sale!


West Chelsea Artists Open Studios Presents Its
Annual Spring Open Studios Event
May 10-11, 2014
in the West Chelsea Arts District.

Japan Day in Central Park
Sunday, May 11, 2014
Taking place Rain or Shine
At the Central Park Bandshell centered in the park just south of Bethesda Terrace along 72nd Street.


Farm Fest
at the Queens County Farm Museum

Sunday, May 15
from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Celebrate the return of spring with a visit to the farm!

The 40th Annual Ninth Avenue
International Food Festival

Taking place
Saturday and Sunday,
May 18 & 19, 2013
From 12:00 noon – 5:00 PM
Along 9th Avenue from 42nd – 57th Streets
Rain or Shine!!

Taste of Tribeca
Saturday, May 18
A ticketed Affair benefitting local public schools.
Now in its 19th year, this highly regarded annual event will take place on Saturday, May 18th from 11:30am to 3pm, on Duane Street (between Greenwich and Hudson Street) in Tribeca.  All proceeds from the event will ensure the continuation of arts and enrichment programs at local public schools, PS 150 and PS 234.

Saturday, May 18
10:30 am – 1:30 pm
For all the little tykes and featuring live entertainment, crafts, games, food, face painting and much much more.

Spring Kids Fest is presented by the Madison Square Park Conservancy, Time Out Kids and World Class Learning Academy, NY.

Kids Spring Fest 2013
in Manhattan’s Madison Sq Park 

Saturday, May 18, 2013
from 10:30 am – 1:30 pm

The 18th Annual BBC
Village Crafts Fair:

American Handmade Crafts & Art
Saturday, May 18, 2013
20th Annual BBC Fair taking place within Greenwich Village
Located in the heart of Greenwich Village (West Village)
on the Bedford, Barrow, Commerce Streets

The Third Annual Spring Handmade Cavalcade
Over 75 local artists and crafters from Etsy New York Team
Saturday, May 19, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
21st Street, between 8th & 9th Avenues

Get Your Handmade On! Local Etsy artists join forces in Chelsea for a day of fun, creativity and charity. PS 11 and the Etsy New York Team will occupy 21st Street between 8th and 9th Avenues. Crafts in Chelsea raises vital funds for PS 11 to help the school purchase books, supplies and equipment for the kids.

Sunday, May 19 from  Noon to 6:00 pm
Emmons Avenue fro E. 27th St to Ocean Avenue in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn
BayFest is Brooklyn’s largest waterfront event of its kind & NYC’s only vendor-free street fair.  Now in our 22nd year and always completely FREE, BayFest is an all-day, nonstop celebration of Sheepshead Bay with music, fun for kids, and community spirit South Brooklyn style!

Eleventh Annual Drums Along the Hudson®: A Native American Festival
Sunday, May 19, 2013, 11:00 am until 6:00 pm
Rain or Shine – FREE
Inwood Hill Park
218th Street and Indian Road (4 blocks west of Broadway)

Summer on the Hudson: 
10th Annual Mamapalooza Outdoor Extravaganza
Taking place at Pier 1 at about 70th Street
Sunday, May 19, 2013
11:00 am–5:00 pm

Moms Rock! Celebrate mothers and the people who love them at our annual music and art-filled festival featuring family bands, kids activities, Gymboree Play Tent, crafts, eco-environmental information, food, vendors, interactive fun, and more! Fitness demos begin at 11AM. Music starts at noon. Everyone welcome.

Performance of “fuzz buckets”
as part of the 5th Ave Street Fair 

Sunday, May 20 at 1:00 pm
5th Ave at 3rd St, Park Slope
Free puppet making crafts 11:00 – 4:00 pm on 5th Ave at 2nd St

Pets & Pals Party
Sunday, May 20, 2012
Noon – 3:00 pm
Alley Pond Park
(76th Ave. east of Springfield Blvd.)
Join us for a free day of family and pet fun. Games, rides, arts & crafts projects, pet adoption, pet microchipping, pet training advice, and lots more fun!
For directions or for additional information, please call (718) 352-4793.

The following is unconfirmed yet provided by one of New Yorkled’s readers:
West 22 Street Block Association Is Sponsoring
22 Street And West 21 Street Between 8th Ave. And 10th Ave.
Saturday May 21, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Sale Will Benefit The West 300 Block Association. Household Goods, Clothing, Jewelry, Dvds, Cds, Antiques, Art,Crafts,Books, Electronics, Collectables. Only Residents On These Blocks Can Sell Their Goods. No Food

Flax and Fleece Fest in Brooklyn
Saturday, May 21
& Sunday, May 22
at 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Visit the Zoo and watch sheep as they are sheared.  Then come to Lefferts Historic House to see how sheared fleece becomes yarn.  Help them wash, hang, card, and spin wool.  Also, plant flax for the next harvest or join in a weaving workshop.
Taking place at the Lefferts Historic House, Prospect Park (Flatbush Avenue at Empire Boulevard)
For More Information: (718) 789-2822

The 18th Annual Lower East Side
Festival Of The Arts

Saturday, May 25
At and around 10th Street and 1st Avenue
Cultural Festival, Performances, Food, Vendors and More
Starting outside at 12 noon, they throw up a stage and sound system on East 10th Street at 1st Avenue and composer, Bohemia historian and guitar guru Richard West curates and hosts a street extravaganza. A marvelous mix of acoustic music (folk to funk), dance (flamenco, belly and otherwise), comedy, poetry and Theatrical Miscellany. Lining the street on either side of the stage are vendors of all description, local artisans and purveyors of tempting foods. So you may feast and flea market to your heart’s content until 5pm.

Governors Island Alliance’s 9th Annual Opening Day Family Festival !
Saturday, May 25, 2013
Sunday, May 26, 2013
from Noon to 4:00 pm
GIA’s Family Festival is a free and creative arts and harbor education-focused jamboree which will take place in Nolan Park.

The Viva Loisaida Festival
Sunday, May 26, 2013

Kicks Off The City’s Summer Season With A Latin Flair
An Annual Nuyorican Tradition Offers A Mix Of Plena, Salsa & Zumba In Manhattan’s Lower East Side


HOWL! Festival 2013
Friday, May 31, 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Tompkins Square Park, Enter through Southwest entrance, Avenue A & 7th Street

Saturday, June 1, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Great HOWL! Stage, Avenue A / East 7th Street Entrance

Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibit 
Spring 2013
June 1, 2
Exhibiting hours: Noon to 6:00 pm

First-Ever Atlantic Avenue Wedding Extravaganza
Showcases Thoroughfare As One-Stop Shop
For Dresses, Flowers, Gifts, Cakes, Venues, More
Saturday, June 1
All-day event to include wedding walking tour, merchant discounts, mock weddings, puppy wedding costume contest, & more

DayLife Celebration
Sunday, June 2, 2013

A FREE 3-block special event that covers Orchard Street in astroturf and pushcarts, and includes the best in LES food and fashion vendors.
All-day Public Celebration and Pastrami Eating Contest

Puppet Shows and Super Star Characters!
Puppetry Arts Festival of Brooklyn
Saturday June 15, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
on 4th Street at 5th Ave along the park at the Old Stone House

Annual American Crafts Festival
at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

June 8, 9 & June 15, 16, 2013

Morton Street Fair
The Morton St. Block Assn. Street Fair
Saturday, June 2
from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Morton St. between Bedford and Hudson St..White Elephant Sale plus raffle prizes.

Taste of Times Square
An Outdoor Food Festival!
Monday, June 3, 2013

In addition to the food sampling festivities,
there will be musical entertainment throughout the event.
Tickets are $1 per ticket and are redeemable for “tastes” and beverages. Most dishes are $1-6 each.

Puppetry Arts Festival of Brooklyn
Saturday June 15, 2013, 11:00 – 5:00 pm
4th St at 5th Ave Old Stone House Park Slope
Performances, Crafts, Games, & Activities with Special Guest Noel MacNeal

Waterside Plaza Flea Market
Saturday, June 8 / Rain Date: Sunday, June 9
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Outside on the Plaza
Contact: 212-340-4208

From jewelry to furniture, you never know what kind of treasures you might find at this long-standing community event. Admission is free and the public is welcome. Both Waterside residents and non-residents may also participate as vendors. Vendor registration takes place on a first-come basis, beginning at 9AM the day of the Flea Market, outside in front of Building 30. The vendor fee is $10 cash (exact change preferred). Vendors provide their own tables and chairs. A limited number of tables and chairs are available to senior residents of Waterside Plaza (with ID) on a first-come basis.

Pathmark Multicultural Arts Festival at South Street Seaport
Saturday, June 5
Food sampling, cultural music and a chance to win prizes.
Taking place at Pier 17

Taste of Summer!
Wednesday, June 6 from 7:00 pm –11:00 pm

Bethesda Terrace in Central Park
Savor delicious culinary fare from top New York City chefs and restaurants at this one-of-a-kind tasting event in the heart of Central Park. Held at the iconic Bethesda Terrace, this annual benefit for the Central Park Conservancy brings together visionaries in support of its mission to restore and maintain the Park. Taste of Summer also features a luxury-filled silent auction, dancing to one of the city’s hottest DJs, and The Taste Café (available exclusively to table buyers) hosted by Danny Meyer’s Union Square Hospitality Group. Don’t miss out on this annual kick-off to summer — get your tickets online!

Waterside Plaza Flea Market
Saturday, June 8 / Rain Date: Sunday, June 9
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Outside on the Plaza
Contact: 212-340-4208

From jewelry to furniture, you never know what kind of treasures you might find at this long-standing community event. Admission is free and the public is welcome. Both Waterside residents and non-residents may also participate as vendors. Vendor registration takes place on a first-come basis, beginning at 9AM the day of the Flea Market, outside in front of Building 30. The vendor fee is $10 cash (exact change preferred). Vendors provide their own tables and chairs. A limited number of tables and chairs are available to senior residents of Waterside Plaza (with ID) on a first-come basis.

Egg Rolls & Egg Creams Festival
Sunday, June 9 from 12:00 – 4:00 pm
Rain or Shine
Museum at Eldridge Street
12 Eldridge Street, NYC

Chinese opera and acrobatics, klezmer music, Yiddish and Chinese language lessons, mah jongg, scribal arts, food and folk art demos, crafts, synagogue tours, and more! Don’t miss New York City’s best block party, a cross-cultural celebration of the Jewish and Chinese communities of our Lower East Side/Chinatown neighborhood.

Museum Mile Festival 2013 – Annual Celebration
Tuesday, June 11 from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
(Rain or Shine)
Rain or Shine and FREE
During this special celebration one will have the chance to visit all the museums on Museum Mile (5th Avenue) from about 82nd – 105th Streets.

Big Apple Barbecue Block Party
in Madison Square Park

Saturday, June 8 & Sunday, June 9
This item features dishes priced at a certain amount a plate with passes available for purchase.

Figment Festival at
Governors Island

June 8-9, 2013

FIGMENT is an explosion of creative energy. It’s a free, annual celebration of participatory art and culture where everything is possible. For one weekend each summer, it transforms Governors Island into a large-scale collaborative artwork – and then it’s gone.

NYRP’s Harlem River Festival
Saturday, June 8
Sherman Creek Park
Free to Attend
Festival Activities
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Boat Races
7:30 am – 11:00 am
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Annual Staten Island Irish Fair
To Benefit the St. Columcille Irish Cultural Center of Staten Island
Saturday, June 9 – Sunday, June 10

Cost is $10 at the gate and $8 in advance.
Children under 12 are admitted free when accompanied by an adult.
Spring is here and the tents are going up for the Annual Irish Fair held on the Staten Island Rodeo Grounds.

U.S. Army 238th Birthday Celebration
in NYC

Friday, June 14 (Flag Day)
9:45 am at Duffy Square in Times Squareand
12:10 pm at Bryant Park
Presented by the United States Army. Times Square Cake Cutting Ceremony – Live music, key speakers, Future Soldier swearing-in ceremony, and presentation of the colors.Bryant Park Patriotic Performance – Performances by the U.S. Military Academy Band and “Hellcats,” The U. S. Army Drill Team, The Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps, and The U.S. Army Soldiers Show.

Annual Sweden Day
… a ‘Midsummer’ Tradition right here in New York

Saturday, June 15, 2013
Taking place at Manhem Beach Club, 658 Clarence Avenue, Throgs Neck, New York in the Bronx

Summer Solstice Celebration
Friday, June 21, 5pm-Dusk
Socrates Sculpture Park’s Annual Festival Will Celebrate
Mayan Culture As The Sun Reaches Its Highest Position In The Sky
Summer Solstice Celebration Begins At 5pm
5:00-8:30 — FACE PAINTING by Agostino Arts
5:00-8:00 — SOLSTICE ART-MAKING WORKSHOPS with Free Style Arts Association,Materials for the ArtsThe Noguchi Museum, and Queens Museum of Art
5:00-8:00 — SOLSTICE COSTUME-MAKING WORKSHOPS with Socrates artists
5:00-8:30 — WALK UP PADDLING with Astoria Boaters and LIC Community Boathouse
6:00-7:00 — LUCHA LIBRE (Mexican Wrestling exhibition)
7:00-8:00 — SOLSTICE YOGA with Monique Schubert
8:00-8:30 — SOLSTICE RITUAL with Urban Shaman Mama Donna
8:30-9:30 — COMMUNITY DRUM CIRCLE with Toca & Alé Alé Drummers

Toca & Alé Alé Drummers will begin performing at 6:00 PM, accompanying the wrestling exhibition, yoga, and solstice ritual. The Summer Solstice Celebration is FREE AND OPEN TO ALL. Local Mexican cuisine will be sold in the park.

The Swedish Midsummer Festival
Co-presented by the Battery Park City Parks Conservancy and the Consulate General of Sweden in New York. Some of New York’s finest Scandinavian restaurants and food purveyors – Gigino’s in Wagner Park, Smorgas Chef / Crepe du Nord, Fika, Nordic Preserves and Red Rooster – will host food stands offering Swedish picnic-style delicacies.

Swedish Midsummer Festival
Friday, June 21, 5:00 – 8:00 pm
Robert F. Wagner Park
Battery Park City in lower Manhattan
Rain or shine

Fifth Annual North River
Historic Ship Festival

Thursday, June 20 – Sunday, June 23
Hudson River Park’s Pier 25 in Lower Manhattan

Solstice in Times Square:
Athleta Mind Over Madness Yoga
Friday, June 21, 2013
Broadway between 43rd and 48th Streets

Summer Solstice BBQ
Friday, June 21, 2013
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join the Friends of Morningside for a community BBQ. Find out more about our organization and how you can get involved. Sample treats from local businesses.
115th Street BBQ area in Morningside Park, Manhattan

Adventures NYC – FREE
Saturday, June 22, 2013
11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Central Park, the Bandshell Area
enter at 72nd Street

Join NYC Parks and Backpacker Magazine for the 9th annual Adventures NYC, and discover adventure right here in your own backyard! Get ready to hike, bike, climb and paddle as we celebrate NYC Parks and the great outdoors.

On Saturday, June 22, stop by Central Park and enjoy a day of outdoor adventure – for FREE!

Annual Mermaid Parade in Coney Island, Brooklyn
Saturday, June 23, 2012 beginning at 2:00 pm

The Parade will start on West 21st and the Surf Avenue. It will roll East to West 10th Street, where the cars and motorized floats will park. The marchers and push pull floats will go to the Boardwalk and march West to 15th Street, where the Parade will disband.

You can learn about registering for this parade by visiting the official Coney Island website and obtaining more details. Mind you, this parade is followed by the Mermaid Parade Ball which is a ticketed item offering tickets from $25 to $75 (VIP)

Wizard World Comic Con NYC Experience : 
June 28 – 30, 2013

Stan Lee, Patrick Stewart, Five ‘The Walking Dead’ Stars, WWE® Superstar CM Punk® Headline Wizard World Comic Con NYC Experience

Taking place at Basketball City
299 South St. #36
New York, NY 10002

Friday, June 28, 4-9 p.m.
(Boat Cruise: Friday, 9 pm — midnight)
Saturday, June 29 – 10 am. – 7 pm
Sunday, June 30 – 10 am – 5 pm

Tickets start at $40. Kids 5 and under free with paid adult. Visit for more info

Harlem Arts Festival
June 29 – 30
Taking place at the Richard Rodgers Amphitheater in Marcus Garvey Park

Harlem Pride 2013
Saturday, June 29 beginning at 12:00 pm
Jackie Robinson Park
Bradhurst and Edgecomb Avenues
From West 145th Street to West 155th Street

Canada Day Festival
Saturday, June 29
From 10:30 am – 10:30 pm
With various items going on all day long at Rumsey Playfield as well as the Naumburg Bandshell.
A free Canada Day Concert will take place in the evening at Rumsey Playfield as part of SummerStage Concert Series presented by AT&T. Award winning Canadian bands Brasstrounaut, Spirit of the Westand Joel Plaskett are the first confirmed artists.

NYC Pridefest
June 30, 2013
11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Hudson between Abingdon Square and West 14th Street

Brooklyn Flea
at Fort Greene, Brooklyn
on Saturdays through Mid November
10:00 am – 5:00 pm, Rain or Shine
176 Lafayette Ave. (btw. Clermont +  Vanderbilt Ave)

at Williamsburg, Brooklyn
on Sundays through Mid November
10:00 am – 5:00 pm, Rain or Shine
27 North 6th St. (btw. Kent Ave. + East River)

a Brooklyn Flea food market where over 100+ food vendors will set up shop between North 6th and North 7th Streets on an undeveloped acre parcel within The Edge development, adjacent to East River State Park.
at Williamsburg, Brooklyn
on Saturdays through Mid November
9:00 am – 5:00 pm, Rain or Shine
27 North 6th St. (btw. Kent Ave. + East River)

Interactive, Music, Technology:

Saturday, July 6
Fair: 3:00 – 8:00 pm
Performances: 8:00 pm–12:00 am
South Street Seaport, Cannon’s Walk
Co-presented with Harvestworks

Part exposition, part block party, Control Voltage is New York City’s annual fair dedicated to celebrating the modular synthesizer. Synth makers share their creations by day, inviting audiences to see, hear, touch and talk about the modular synth. Musicians perform at night celebrating invention, community, creativity, and the inspirational intersection of science and art.
Produced by Abby Echiverri.

Friends of Fort Totten Parks
presents Family Fun Day
on Saturday, July 10
from 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Fort Totten Parade Grounds, Queens
Please join them for this free annual event featuring games, rides, craft projects, and exhibits from various community groups including FDNY Smoke House, APEC, NY Hospital Blood Pressure Screening, Safe Kids NY, Urban Park Rangers, and much more.  We will also be joined by Central Veterinary Associates offering pet microchipping ($25 donation requested).
No private vehicles are allowed inside Fort Totten so please park in the lot outside or take public transportation.  Please call (718) 352-4793 ext. 301 if you have any questions.

15th Annual Broadway Barks
Bernadette Peters and famed illustrator Hilary Knight to sign special edition Broadway Barks posters (shown above) and calendars in SHUBERT ALLEY
Saturday, July 13, 2013
from 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Additional Celebrity Participants include:
Joanna Christie, Corey Cott, LaVon Fisher-Wilson, Carol Kane, Kara Lindsay, Jane Lynch, Dominic Scaglione, Jr.


Saturday, July 13, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Governors Island, Parade Ground
Co-presented with Come Out & Play
City-sized fun for kids and adults, Field Day and Family Day events turn Governors Island into a giant playground for all. New games, new experiences and new takes on old favorites, Field Day and Family Day give participants the opportunity to rediscover each other and the city they call home through joyful interactive play.

The Metropolitan Stamp Show

Next Show Thursday–Saturday
July 10–12, 2014

Holiday Inn Midtown
440 West 57th Street
New York, New York 10019

Show Hours: Thursday 10:00 – 6:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, Saturday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm


Paths to Pier 42 Summer Launch

Saturday, July 12
11:00 am – 3:00 pm


Broadway Barks

Saturday, July 12 in Shubert Alley
Beginning at 3:00 pm
Free and Open to the Public
(located between 44th and 45th Streets, between Broadway and Eighth Avenue)


City of Water Day

Saturday, July 12
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Held on Governors Island and Maxwell Park in Hoboken, NJ


Staten Island PrideFest

Saturday, July 12, 2014
8:00 am – 5:00 pm

2014 marks the 10th annual celebration of Pride on Staten Island, from the boardwalk in Midland Beach, to the park and streets of St. George. Join the party to celebrate diversity and community. It’s not just for the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people of Staten Island, it’s for everyone! Come celebrate with live music, artists, craft vendors, food trucks, drag performers, VIP beverage areas, and more. This day-long event has activities for the whole family.

The day kicks off with a Pride Day 5K PrideFest Run/Walk around the beautiful 83-acre campus. The run will be followed by an Interfaith Community Non-Denominational Service in the illustrious Tuscan Garden. The highlight of the day is the PrideFest Festival, where you can join with other community members and show that Staten Island has a large and growing diverse LGBTQ community!


111th Street Salsa Street Party

And Old Timer’s Stickball Game

Sunday, July 13th, 2014
Approximately 1:00 – 6:00 PM or later.
West 111th Street between 5th and Lenox Avenues in Spanish Harlem


Bastille Day on 60th Street 

As presented by the French Institute Alliance Française
Sunday, July 13, 2014
Between Fifth and Lexington Avenues, NYC
Free and Open to the Public

Commemorating France’s own Independence Day on July 14, 1789. Celebrate Bastille Day and enjoy the best of French culture at the French Institute Alliance Française’s annual street fair on 60th Street! From crêpes, éclairs, and fromages with refreshing wine and beer, to live music, you won’t want to miss New York City’s ultimate French summer fête. New Yorkled’s been to a this celebration twice in the past and we’ve got to say, it was tons of fun but REALLY Crowded.  So please keep that in mind.

New Museum Block Party
Sara D. Roosevelt Park : Chrystie Street between Delancey and Broome Street in the Chinatown Area
Saturday, July 20
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

2013 QuickCheck NJ Festival of Ballooning

July 26, 27, 28
Featuring numerous Concerts, Fireworks
and Balloon Ascensions twice a day.

35th Annual Thunderbird American Indian Mid-Summer Pow Wow
at the Queens County Farm Museum
July 26, 27 and 28

This wonderful annual event will consist of 3 days of intertribal Native American Dance competitions. On hand will be over 40 Indian Nations. Also, there will be a pretty big variety of quality Native American art, crafts, jewelry and foods.

ADMISSION: ADULTS $10.00 (All Weekend Pass: $15)
CHILDREN: $5.00 (age 12 and under) (All Weekend Pass: $7)

Chinatown Summer Street Festival 2010
August 1 from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Taking place at Columbus Park within Chinatown

Arts Carnival at Crocheron Park
Friday, August 6 from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
(Buz O’Rourke Playground at 214th Place and 33rd Road in Bayside)
Join them for an afternoon of fun in the park including arts & crafts projects, games, and other activities.

Summer Streets in Manhattan
August 3, 10, & 17
Traffic Free Street from Central Park to the Brooklyn Bridge along Park Avenue and other connecting streets will be happening once again this year!

2014 Giglio di Sant’ Antonio Feast

August 7 – 10, 2014

Taking place in East Harlem

Pleasant Street, 114th – 116th Street


African Arts And Culture Festival Returns To Governors Island
African Film Festival Inc.’s Third Annual ‘Family Day Celebration’
Heads to New York on Saturday, August 7
Noon – 5:00 pm

All events will take place at Colonels’ Row on Governors Island, a family and tourist destination located off the southern tip of Manhattan across from the Financial District.

Dance Theater of Harlem Summer 2014 Street Festival

Saturday, August 9
from Noon – 7:00 pm

West 152nd Street Between Amsterdam and St. Nicholas Avenues

Free Performances!

Featuring Dance Theatre of Harlem School Summer Intensive Students and Special Guest Artists

Also: Special Appearance by the Dance Theatre of Harlem Company!


Summer Street Festival 2011
Sunday, August 11 from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Come down and help Celebrate Immigrants. On hand will be Entertainment featuring traditional cultural performances as well as other activities for the family. You could learn more as well at the Asian Americans for Equality website.

Times Square Kiss In – 62nd Anniversary 
Saturday, August 14th
Doors open at 10:00 am. Program begins at 11:00 am
Military Island, at the intersection of Broadway and 7th Avenue between 43rd and 44th Streets.

Blues Barbecue Fest
Saturday, August 24 at 2:00 pm
at Pier 84 (44th Street on the West Side)

Music Performers:
Kaki King / Tracy Nelson /  Heritage Blues Orchestra
Nikki Hill /  Lucky Peterson featuring Tamara Peterson

Back for the 14th year in a row, Hudson River Park’s Blues BBQ Festival pairs America’s best Blues and Roots musicians with Brother Jimmy’s and Dinosaur BBQ, two of New York City’s best BBQ restaurants, for an unforgettable summer day on the Hudson River!

Kimlau Square Park Day
in Manhattan’s Chinatown
Join them this
Saturday, August 24 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
for Kimlau Square Park Day, a special event to honor the square’s homage to Chinese and Chinese American history by encouraging the community to help keep Kimlau Square clean.

NYC Volkswagen Traffic Jam
on Governor’s Island
Sunday, August 25

in Times Square
Sunday, August 25 from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Broadway from 45th – 47th Streets

Annual German American von Steuben Day Parade 
Saturday, September 15, 2012 at Noon
Along Fifth Ave from 63rd to 86th St

Grand Stand and Reviewing Stand at Fifth Avenue and 68th Street
For ticket information visit the official site.
Believe it or not this happens to be one of New Yorkled’s favorite parades.

Children’s Day at South Street Seaport
Children’s Day Target
September 30
Noon start time, concert at 8:00 pm
Rain or Shine
Remember, Details to come…BUT, last year there was quite the mixup regarding
the Fireworks which were SUPPOSED to be taking place there.

Brazilian Day Festival 
Sunday, September 2
11:00 am to 7:00 pm
Main stage at 43th Street and 6th Avenue
Second stage 46th Street between 5th and Madison

Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibit 
FALL 2013
Labor Day Weekend
August 31, September 1, 2
also September 7, 8
Exhibiting hours: Noon to 6:00 pm
rain or shine

At Historical Richmond Town
in Staten Island

SATURDAY, SUNDAY & MONDAY, September 3, 4 & 5, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm
Check out the BMX Stunt Riders! AWE Rock in the Ruins performance stage! Come see the famous Pig Races! Included with admission are amusement rides, contests, games, live music, exhibits and traditional demonstrations.
$15/person, $10/Seniors, Children under 30” FREE.

9th Annual West Side County Fair 
Saturday, September 8, 2013
1:00 – 6:00 pm
Taking place at Riverside Park South will be this fun outing featuring pony rides for the little ones, music, square dancing, carnival rides, games, food and much more.
Visit the official Riverside Park Fund Site to learn more.

Historic House Trust Festival
On September 24 through 26, come see how New Yorkers lived a hundred years ago. More than two dozen preserved homes and buildings offer special tours and events.
Official Page

San Gennaro Feast
in NYC’s Little Italy
September 13 – 23

Annual Feast of San Gennaro, Food, games, rides, concessions, entertainment, parade, and religious procession at this well-loved festival in Little Italy.

5th Annual Columbia Waterfront Fall Festival, 2013

Carroll Gardens Association, Inc.
September 14, 2013

33rd Annual

At the Queens County Farm Museum
Sunday, September 15, 2013
11:00 am – 4:00 pm

This show will include a display of various makes and models of motorcycles that have been out of production 10 years or more.  Music, farmhouse tours, hayrides, and food will provide fun for the entire family.

ADMISSION: $5.00 per person
Free with Farm Membership

Fall Equinox Festival
at Hudson River Park

Saturday, September 17
2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Hudson River Park’s Pier 84 at 44th Street 
Join them for this annual festival celebrating the changing of the seasons featuring live music, arts & crafts, fishing, produce cart dance performances and much more!

2013 Harvest in the Square
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Union Square Park, North Plaza, Manhattan
General Admission tickets for 7:30 PM are $125
VIP tickets for 6:00 PM entry are $400.

Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum,
Breukelen Country Fair
Saturday, September 22
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
All Ages

Come celebrate Brooklyn’s rich farming history with a day of music, crafts, puppets, art, quilting workshops, apple cider pressing, and more. Learn about heritage seeds, solar energy and heirloom vegetables at New York City’s oldest house. Bring the whole family for a day of old fashioned games, food cooked on the fire-pit, and down-home country fun!
5816 Clarendon Road, Brooklyn NY 11203
$5 adults/ $3 children under 10
Free for Members & Cool Culture Families

17th Annual Harvest
in the Square
Tasting event with 40 of the best neighborhood restaurants, wines and microbrews in New York City. Unlimited tastings.
Thursday, September 20, 2012 from 7:30 to 9:00 pm
Rain or Shine!

Tickets are $125.00 and up

Visit our Union Square Park Page to learn more about this nice little park and Tickets can be purchased at

20th Annual

Saturday, September 29
from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Rain or Shine
West 24th Street between 9th & 10th Avenues
In the Heart of Chelsea
Sponsored by London Terrace Tenants Association

“The Best Little Street Fair in New York”

You will find great collections of house wares, furniture, kitchenware, appliances, children’s items including games, toys, stuffed animals and clothing, jewelry, vintage fashions for men and women including coats suits, jackets, dresses, belts, shoes, & scarves, sporting material, records & cd’s, books, postcards, art, prints & photographs, ephemera, plus fun foods & refreshments, and much more!.

Wyckoff Farmhouse Apple Festival
September 24 from 12:00 – 4:00 pm
Adults $5.00
Seniors and Students $3.00
This free event will offer one and all a fun time. On hand will be cider pressing along with a house tour, a performance by Caroline Copeland, of the New York Baroque Dance Company performs and more. There’ll also be apple games and crafts. Also visit the official site to confirm the date and time.

At Historical Richmond Town
in State Island

Sunday, September 25, 10:00 – 5:00 pm
Antiques, crafts and collectibles line the village streets. Enjoy a stroll through the park-like grounds in search of that unique attic treasure or special one-of-a-kind gift.
$2/person, Children under 12 FREE.

NYC Pagan Pride Day at Washington Square Park, NYC
Annual Harvest Celebration & Food Drive
Saturday, September 28th, 2013
11:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Dumbo Arts Festival
Over 225,000 people expected for three-day free arts extravaganza in DUMBO
Friday, September 28th
to Sunday, September 30th
Friday, September 28th
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Saturday, September 29th
12:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Sunday, September 30th –
12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
All outdoor projections are open from 6:00 pm to midnight all three nights.
Cost: Free

NYC Pagan Pride Day at Battery Park, NYC at Battery Park 
Annual Harvest Celebration & Food Drive
Saturday September 29, 2012
from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

at Battery Park, NYC
Annual Harvest Celebration & Food Drive

Little Neck Bay Festival
Saturday, September 25, 2010